The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 67 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 31 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.64% 4.12% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 4.98% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £23,800 £30,360
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 1004 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.03% 82.77% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 804 875 637
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -19 20 £37,750 +16.15% 5
Newport +12 12 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Torfaen +2 1 £40,000 +73.91%
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 44 (53.66%) Finance
1 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.02%) ISEB
3 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 25 (30.49%) Data Modelling
5 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (25.61%) SQL
7 21 (25.61%) Degree
7 21 (25.61%) Waterfall
8 20 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (24.39%) MS Office
9 18 (21.95%) Project Management
9 18 (21.95%) SDLC
10 16 (19.51%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (18.29%) Advertising
12 11 (13.41%) Coaching
13 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.20%) ITIL
14 9 (10.98%) .NET
14 9 (10.98%) Validation
14 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
14 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
15 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
15 8 (9.76%) C#
15 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
17 6 (7.32%) Use Case
17 6 (7.32%) iSeries
17 6 (7.32%) SQL Server

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.10%) SAS
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) SPSS
3 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) QlikView
2 5 (6.10%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (53.66%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Advertising
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (73.17%) Analyst
2 54 (65.85%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Business Support Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Business Change Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Development Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) ERP Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Data Governance Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Data Governance Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Governance Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Junior
7 3 (3.66%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 4 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.44%) JPA
3 2 (2.44%) REST
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
3 2 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) iSeries
4 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.10%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.10%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.66%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) Data Modelling
3 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (25.61%) Waterfall
5 20 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (21.95%) Project Management
6 18 (21.95%) SDLC
7 16 (19.51%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (13.41%) Coaching
9 10 (12.20%) ITIL
9 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
10 9 (10.98%) Validation
11 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
13 6 (7.32%) Software Delivery
13 6 (7.32%) Use Case
14 5 (6.10%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) C#
3 5 (6.10%) C
4 2 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) ISEB
2 21 (25.61%) Degree
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) CBAP
4 3 (3.66%) IIBA
4 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
2 5 (6.10%) Tableau
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.44%) IBM
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